• IAR Real Assets conference: Macro risk down, but complacence risk on the rise

    01 April 2024

    Insurers discussed the current macro-economic environment and implications for investing in real assets at Insurance Asset Risk conference

  • IAR Real Assets: Perfect landing expected in the US, but we're still circling the runway, Swiss Re says

    14 March 2024

    ERGO group finding investing in ESG infrastructure more difficult than expected

  • IAR RI: Wind power a 'dead end' investment, Foresters Friendly Society says

    16 October 2023

    Investment decisions are becoming too political, Erik Vynckier said

  • Insurance Asset Risk EMEA 2023 conference round up

    12 June 2023

    The conference was held in London on 12 June and highlighted the investment risks and opportunities facing insurers. Vincent Huck reports

  • Erik Vynckier warns of risk of "ESG bubbles" skewing pricing in renewable assets

    28 March 2023

    At Insurance Asset Risk investing in real asset conference 2023

  • Inflation? "It's like ketchup in a bottle"

    25 November 2021

    Abbie Wood highlights five key trends for insurance investors in the post-COVID economic recovery, a menu dipped in ketchup.

  • ABI's Hugh Savill predicts Brexit 'papal schism' for Solvency II

    20 October 2020

    The UK exit from the EU could lead to a rift in insurance regulation akin to the papal schism of the 1300s, delegates at the Insurance Asset Risk 2020 EMEA conference have heard. Vincent Huck reports

  • Brexit - an opportunity for the UK to 'fix' Solvency II

    20 October 2020

    According to panelists at Insurance Asset Risk 2020 EMEA

  • Suspension of dividend payments, more firepower for the investment teams?

    09 April 2020

    As some insurers follow suit on regulators' urge not to pay dividends and others refuse to comply, Vincent Huck looks at whether dividend retention could result in more ammunition for the investment teams to invest in markets

  • IAR SURVEY: Insurers unprepared for COVID-19's market turbulence

    06 April 2020

    Insurance Asset Risk surveyed the industry to find out how it is rethinking asset allocation in the wake of COVID-19's impact on the economy and financial markets. Vincent Huck presents the results